estate planning
estate plan·ning n: the arranging for the disposition and management of one's estate at death through the use of wills, trusts, insurance policies, and other devices

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

estate planning
noun arrangements for succession, proper testamentary scheme, testamentary planning, will planning Generally tax planning

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


estate planning
n.
The branch of law that deals with passing on a person’s property and assets after death through wills, trusts, and insurance; also called trusts and estates.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


estate planning
The art of continuing to prosper when you're alive, and passing your property to your loved ones with a minimum of fuss and expense after you die. Planning your estate may involve making gifts, buying insurance, and creating a will, living trust, health care directives,durable power of attorney for finances, or other documents.
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Estate Tax
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Financial Powers of Attorney
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Getting Your Affairs in Order
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Living Trusts & Avoiding Probate
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Living Wills & Medical Powers of Attorney
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Wills

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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